Alexis Capps
Alexis Capps


Round Lake Heights, Ill.

High School:
Grant Community




Northern Illinois Finishes Season at NCAA Midwest Regionals

Huskies take 27th place as a team


Northern Illinois Takes 11th at MAC Championships

Courtney Oldenburg takes 20th place to lead Huskies


Oldenburg Topples School 6K Mark at Bradley Classic

NIU places three in top 60


Northern Illinois Claims 11th Place at Sean Earl Lakefront Invitational

Huskies finish in top eight among U.S. colleges


Oldenburg Sets School 5K Record, Huskies Take Third at NIU Open

Senior breaks 34-year old record to key NIU's third-place finish


Tips for running in the heat

Head cross country coach Greg Hipp gives tips on running in the summer heat

2013:Competed at three meets as a senior... Posted a season-low 5K time of 20:00.26 at the Huskie Open (11-8) to place 34th... Notched a 6K time of 24:28.00 at the Bradley Classic (10-18), taking 208th... Clocked in at 25:20.15 for a 280th-place finish at the Roy Griak Invitational (9-28).

2012:Ran in all seven meets during the season... Set a PR in the 5K with a 19:06.73 run at the Huskies Open (11-2)... Posted a career-best 6K mark fo 23:06.00 at the Bradley Classic (10-12)... Has a season-best 34th place finish at the UIC Opener (9-1).

2011:One of four Huskies to compete in all seven meets during the season... Posted a career-best time in the 5K with a 19:41.10 performance at the Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront (10-1)... Also recorded a career-best in the 6K with a 23:51.75 performance at the Bradley Classic (10-14).

2010: Competed in five meets during her freshman season... Recorded two top 70 finishes during the season, placing 69th at the Badger Classic (9/3) and 67th at the Huskie Open (9/11)... Registered a six kilometer best time of 23:33 at the Tori Neubauer Invitational (10/16), which was good for a 101st place finish.

High School: Named to all-state First team her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons... Team captain her senior year... Helped lead team to conference and regional championships her freshman year.

Personal: Daughter of Linda and Richard Capps... Born Aug. 16, 1991... Majoring in special education with a specialization in learning behavior.

5K Time (Event-Date) 6K Time (Event-Date)
2010 22:04.08 (Huskie Open - 9/11) 23:33 (Tori Neubauer Invitational - 10/16)
2011 19:41.10 (Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront - 10/1) 23:51.75 (Bradley Classic - 10/14)
2012 19:06.73 (Huskie Open - 11/2) 23:06.00 (Bradley Classic - 10/12)
2013 20:00.26 (Huskie Open - 11/8) 24:28.00 (Bradley Classic - 10/18)
Personal Best
19:06.73 (Huskie Open - 11/2/12) 23:06.00 (Bradley Classic - 10/12/12)